City of Wellington, Kansas
City of Wellington, KS

City Manager


317 South Washington - Wellington, KS 67152
Phone: (620) 326 3631             
Fax: (620) 326 8506      

Gus Collins ~ City Manager

Tracy Thomas ~ Executive Assistant

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Gus Collins, City Manager for the City of Wellington, has over twenty-eight years of governmental experience at the local level.

  • He is a native of Emporia, KS
  • Graduate of Emporia State University with a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration. His experience has been primarily in the Wichita MSA.
  • Served as the Economic Development Director for Butler County, the largest county, geographically, in Kansas.
  • Employed at the City of El Dorado for over twenty-two years, served as City Clerk/Finance Director from 1983 to 1995, promoted to Assistant City Manager in 1995 and then selected as City Manager in 2004.
  • He has served as City Manager for the City of Wellington since May 1, 2006.
  • His hobbies include golfing, hunting, fishing - all sporting events.
  • He has one daughter - Brogan 
  • Member of the local Rotary Club.
  • Member of the International Association of City Managers and the Kansas Association of City Managers.